Volaw’s Islamic finance team has considerable experience in creating and managing Shari’a-compliant financial structures using Jersey entities.
Our expertise in private wealth management extends to the establishment and administration of trusts, foundations and companies as Shari’a-compliant vehicles for the preservation and enhancement of family wealth.
We have a dedicated Funds and Capital Markets team who are experts in setting up and administering Shari’a-compliant real estate and private equity funds, securitisation and Sukuk structures, listing of securities and specialist investment structures.
Trevor Norman, our Director of Middle East and Fund Services Group, is widely regarded as one of Europe’s foremost experts in Islamic finance, and has been at the forefront of developing innovative structures to meet the needs of our clients, and which comply with Shari’a. Volaw have worked with a number of the world’s leading Islamic Scholars. Trevor was responsible for the Shari’a compliance of the award winning Caravan I Sukuk structure as well as several innovative developments in the usage of conventional forms of Islamic financial contracts.